Chris's Daily Vlog

Posted by Fran Geddes on 22-Sep-2017 13:00:01

 

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Topics: AR and VR, Disruption and Change, AI, Digital Transformation

Augmented Reality is coming, but what does it really look like?

Posted by Fran Geddes on 06-Sep-2017 12:13:57

ARKit and ARCore will undoubtedly be a key catalyst in pushing augmented reality into the mass market. AR presents immense opportunities within gaming, with 2017 seeing a wave of innovations within AR gaming. Following the announcement of iOS11, a collection of high profile brands and franchises backed the software by unveiling apps that harness the potential within AR. This is only the beginning however, Heather Bellini of Goldman Sachs Research has forecast the AR and VR industry to be worth $80 billion by 2025, and this is evidenced in the potential of AR to disrupt almost every sector.

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Topics: AR and VR, Digital Transformation

Battle of the AR

Posted by Fran Geddes on 05-Sep-2017 12:30:00

With Google’s latest announcement of ARCore, augmented reality (AR) is set to storm the market sooner than we think. Both Google and Apple releasing AR software means there is likely to be a wave of AR apps following the success of Pokémon Go, and delving into the potential of augmented reality.

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Topics: AR and VR, Digital Transformation, General Tech News

Are we safe from cyber attacks and how can we prevent them?

Posted by Fran Geddes on 31-Aug-2017 12:30:00

With businesses and services looking to transform their digital strategy and implement new technologies and software to improve their services, the cyber threat is becoming an evermore present threat to company and personal computers.

Criminals are no longer using the attacks to demand just money. Political statements and aims of disruption are behind some attacks, with healthcare and finance becoming a high profile target.

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Topics: Healthcare, Finance, Digital Transformation, General Tech News

The Dark Side of Artificial Intelligence (5 minute read)

Posted by Fran Geddes on 22-Aug-2017 12:05:00

The benefits of artificial intelligence are undeniable. With the technology becoming more sophisticated, experts are seeking new ways AI can be implemented within all elements of society, including education, finance and even healthcare. However, there are very prominent concerns regarding the sophistication of the tech and how much impact they will have.

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Topics: Digital Transformation

5 WAYS RETAILERS ARE USING EMERGING TECHNOLOGY TO WIN IN THE HIGH STREET (3 Minute Read)

Posted by Fran Geddes on 15-Aug-2017 16:07:19

As new technologies emerge, many aspects of our daily lives are rethought and adjusted to incorporate simpler, more innovative experiences. Although valued by the British public, the high street is not immune from these changes. With a wealth of competition, retail giants and local councils alike are looking at more ways to improve and create a more enjoyable consumer high street experience, by employing new technologies to encourage customers to shop in new ways.

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Topics: AR and VR, Disruption and Change, IoT, Digital Transformation

The Seven Point Digital Transformation Checklist

Posted by Andrew Floyd on 18-Jul-2017 12:07:09

Digital Transformation is becoming imperative for all businesses, from the small to the enterprise. What’s not clear to many business leaders is what digital transformation actually means for their organisation.

In order to stay relevant, businesses must stay ahead of the momentous shifts which are perpetual in digital technology. Forrester research found that only 27 percent of operating companies have a working digital strategy, and for many organisations, keeping pace is proving to be a real challenge.

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Topics: Disruption and Change, Digital Transformation

Ideas and Innovation aren't enough: It's the Execution that counts 

Posted by Eleanor Burt on 05-Jul-2017 13:38:42

 

In an industry like mobile app development, we have many people that approach us with amazing ideas and bountiful enthusiasm. Ideas alone, however, aren’t good enough. This is the day and age where ideas and innovation are an absolute race against time before someone else is nipping at your idea’s feet. You have to be able to produce evidence in order to get the mobile app investment and traction that you will need to successfully launch the product/service.

 

 

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Topics: Disruption and Change, Digital Transformation, App Development

A Mini Survival Guide to Digital Disruption

Posted by Andrew Floyd on 26-Jun-2017 14:40:43

In order to stay relevant, businesses must stay ahead of the momentous shifts which are perpetual in digital technology. Forrester research found that only 27 percent of operating companies have a working digital strategy, and for many organisations, keeping pace is proving to be a real challenge.

Businesses are at risk of falling behind their competitors and being disruptive and proactive is the only way they will be seen as market leaders moving forwards.

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Topics: Disruption and Change, Digital Transformation

Age of the Chatbot: Building a More Productive Team

Posted by Andrew Floyd on 22-Jun-2017 14:14:07

Whilst chatbots have become hugely beneficial for personalised customer experiences, these digital assistants are also helping businesses build a more productive team and improve internal communications.

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Topics: AI, Digital Transformation, App Development